MapQuest adds Citysearch business listings - MapQuest Mobile enable Geo-Location for Android Devices

MapQuest is adding more business listings, user ratings and other content from Citysearch: “Now you'll find more than 700,000 new and informative business listings nationwide in popular search categories such as restaurants, hotels, shopping, spas, bars, clubs and more through our partnership with Citysearch. In addition to more listings, you'll also find greater editorial content […]

MapQuest is adding more business listings, user ratings and other content from Citysearch: “Now you'll find more than 700,000 new and informative business listings nationwide in popular search categories such as restaurants, hotels, shopping, spas, bars, clubs and more through our partnership with Citysearch. In addition to more listings, you'll also find greater editorial content for each business including restaurant menus, coupons and special offers, business hours, and customer ratings and reviews, so you can search, research, and of course, get a map or directions to get there.”

Also, in particular for Android devices with version 1.1 or higher, the MapQuest Mobile Website now supports an option to enable and use GPS geo-location, users will be prompted to use "Current Location" instead of needing to manually type in an address. This means: Type fewer keystrokes, optimized experience, Google Gears geo-location support, and Android 2.0+ geo-location support.

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